California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)

Electronic Waste Management

Covered Electronic Waste Payment System

California’s landmark legislation, the Electronic Waste Recycling Act of 2003, and associated regulations establish a funding system for the collection and recycling of certain electronic wastes. This system, the covered electronic waste (CEW) recovery and recycling program, is intended to provide all Californian’s convenient recycling opportunities for unwanted electronics.

Key Elements of the Program

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Last updated: April 9, 2015
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